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A Designer’s Guide To Understanding Millennial Slang
By Tay Xing Wei, 12 Apr 2016
“Helvetica is #bae”
If you furrow your brows each time you see or hear words like ‘bae’, ‘on fleek’ or ‘Netflix and chill’, you’re not good with millennial slang.
To make it easier to grasp, we came up with a designer’s guide to understanding millennial slang, illustrated by Caisa Nilaseca for DesignTAXI. We use these slangs in scenarios which designers can relate to, thereby understanding the meanings and how to use the millennial lingo (correctly).
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“Export the logo to word format? #icanteven”
“Hey babe, wanna #netflixandchilltonight?”
“I'm new at this but my icons are #onfleek”
“I used Comic Sans on my client's stuff #savage”
“I believe I'm the art director here #sorrynotsorry”
“I hate my client but I have no money #thestruggleisreal”
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